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Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jul 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 729
Posted By msmisfit
Forgot to say no uninstaller as well. Sorry........

Forgot to say no uninstaller as well. Sorry..... :(
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jul 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 729
Posted By msmisfit
Right clicking on the Start menu listing doesn't...

Right clicking on the Start menu listing doesn't give me an open file location, but it was under the Properties option, which shows iexplore.exe under Programs.

Also there was no delete option...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Jul 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 729
Posted By msmisfit
Internet Explorer installed by Webshots?

I recently UN-installed Webshots, but I am left with a shell [it appears] of some version of IE. It is not listed in the programs to be uninstalled, but it is still in my start programs list. If I...
Forum: Backup and Restore 07 May 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 828
Posted By msmisfit
Thanks for all of your help... I think with all...

Thanks for all of your help... I think with all these tutorials I will be able to create a restore point when I have more time to fool with this. I really appreciate it.

Still wish I had XP back....
Forum: Backup and Restore 07 May 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 828
Posted By msmisfit
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/697-system-re...

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/697-system-restore-point-create.html
You see what's shown in step 9?[/QUOTE]


9. When the restore point has finished being created, click on the Close...
Forum: Backup and Restore 07 May 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 828
Posted By msmisfit
It shows that SysPro is ON, and that 8.11GB of my...

It shows that SysPro is ON, and that 8.11GB of my 10.00GB max. is in use. Yet I have no weekly restore points showing.
Forum: Backup and Restore 07 May 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 828
Posted By msmisfit
I don't know how to post screenshots [yet], but...

I don't know how to post screenshots [yet], but my first problem is finding what you want to see. Every time I open up something in that area, it looks like it is going to do a restore... which is...
Forum: Backup and Restore 07 May 2013
Replies: 11
Views: 828
Posted By msmisfit
Are restore points not automatic anymore?

My system crashed this a.m. after a MS update installation. When I checked for a restore point, I had NONE. Even though Win7 has told me it was creating one after updates before.

Fortunately, I...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 823
Posted By msmisfit
Thanks! I was hoping that would be the answer. ...

Thanks! I was hoping that would be the answer. Appreciate your response. :)
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 823
Posted By msmisfit
I didn't know it didn't use the system hardware,...

I didn't know it didn't use the system hardware, but I did wonder about this. My games are the "geezer" type, not available much anymore... word, puzzle, MahJong, Hoyle type games, not the high...
Forum: General Discussion 20 Feb 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 823
Posted By msmisfit
My present laptop is an Intel i5, with 6 GB RAM,...

My present laptop is an Intel i5, with 6 GB RAM, 640 HD. I hadn't thought about a dual boot system, but since I have such a hard time with Win7 (Home Premium), I'm not sure I could handle that ...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Feb 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 823
Posted By msmisfit
No, but I've thought about it. :) I'd have to...

No, but I've thought about it. :) I'd have to upgrade my present laptop to Win7 Pro though first. Since I'd like to have a backlit keyboard, I put that option on the back burner, but thanks for...
Forum: General Discussion 18 Feb 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 823
Posted By msmisfit
This is the kind of thing I was worried about. :)...

This is the kind of thing I was worried about. :) Thanks so much for all the great information! I spent some more time today trying to learn more, so I could discuss this intelligently, and lo and...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Feb 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 823
Posted By msmisfit
In answer to your first question, it's "Yes". I...

In answer to your first question, it's "Yes". I used WinXP for over 6 yrs., and after a year, I'm still having a problem finding things with Win7, and would just like to get back my WinXP GUI if...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Feb 2013
Replies: 13
Views: 823
Posted By msmisfit
Do I need to be a tech expert to use XP virtual w/Win 7 Pro?

I am thinking of buying another laptop to hopefully get the ability to play the games for XP, that I can no longer buy. However, what I've been reading elsewhere, makes me think I may not be able to...
Forum: Gaming 06 Oct 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,636
Posted By msmisfit
Thanks! I downloaded it, and let it clean my...

Thanks! I downloaded it, and let it clean my user files, but I was afraid to let it remove all the entries it listed with issues in the registry.

I looked for any items I could identify as...
Forum: Gaming 06 Oct 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,636
Posted By msmisfit
I've never used a registry "cleaner". Do you...

I've never used a registry "cleaner". Do you have a safe, "easy to use" program you would recommend? :)

BTW... thanks for the response.
Forum: Gaming 04 Oct 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,636
Posted By msmisfit
Uninstalling iWin Games Manager

When I installed a game from my purchased CD, iWin installed a manager to download games which I did not want. However, because I was having install problems [system compatibility], I let all that...
Forum: Software 05 Jul 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 3,594
Posted By msmisfit
Sorry for the late reply... I've had other more...

Sorry for the late reply... I've had other more pressing problems pop up. :(

Thanks so much for the link. I will check it out soon, and it is much appreciated. :)
Forum: Software 26 Jun 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 3,594
Posted By msmisfit
Guess I better figure out what it is that I want...

Guess I better figure out what it is that I want to remove, before I jump into this. :)

What is happening, is that every time I try to view an image in Windows Explorer... I get this...
Forum: Software 26 Jun 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 3,594
Posted By msmisfit
What happens if I uninstall Windows Live Mail?

What other features/options will be affected... or will I *not* be able to do in Windows, if I uninstall this program?

TIA for any responses. :)
Forum: Microsoft Office 04 Jun 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 2,654
Posted By msmisfit
MS Office Starter 2010 Update setting doesn't work

I decided to install the Starter program for a few simple Excel spreadsheets I do for my personal use. Don't go online or use anything else with the Starter program, so I set it for NO updates.

I...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Mar 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,609
Posted By msmisfit
Thanks, Tekno! That's what I couldn't find for...

Thanks, Tekno! That's what I couldn't find for Win7. I know some won't work, they are so old, but some may. :)

Thanks to you too, SeaVixen for all of your help/links. I will be getting back to...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Mar 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,609
Posted By msmisfit
Thanks so much for that link/referral. I fear it...

Thanks so much for that link/referral. I fear it would be over my head, but I've saved the link, in case I get the courage to try it, after I have learned to navigate Win7 a LOT better. :)

I...
Forum: General Discussion 30 Mar 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 1,609
Posted By msmisfit
<sigh> That's what I expected. If I have to...

<sigh> That's what I expected. If I have to download a new program from Logitech, it's like programming my remote all over again. ;)

Are there any XP files that are compatible with Win7... such...
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